Study Shorts 4 * NO – Cellular Respiration * Chamomile – NO * Taurine – MELAS * Aspirin – Thromboembolism * Skin Bacteria – Cancer *

Nitric oxide regulates mitochondrial respiration and cell functions by inhibiting cytochrome oxidase Nitric oxide inhibits cellular respiration, “one of the key ways a cell releases chemical energy to fuel cellular activity”, by competing with oxygen. This may be one of the main reasons the nitric oxide can have detrimental effects.  “Nitric oxide (NO) reversibly inhibits […]

Study Shorts 1 * Coffee Antivirals * Aspirin In Preeclampsia * Ginkgo Biloba – Neuroinflammation * Allopregnanolone – Alzheimer’s * Hypothyroidism – Hypogonadism

Caffeic acid, a coffee-related organic acid, inhibits infection by severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome virus in vitro Caffeic acid, an organic acid found in coffee, inhibits (SFTSV) viral replication in cell culture. “CA (caffeic acid) acted on (Severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome  virus) and inhibited viral infection and spread, mainly by inhibiting the binding of […]

Risks Of Ibuprofen And Acetaminophen (Paracetamol)

In the previous article on aspirin I wrote that I had to stop taking aspirin for a while as I was due to have surgery. As I suffer from headaches regularly and had to find some other solution for dealing with them. Acetaminophen/paracetamol and ibuprofen are the two over-the-counter pain medications available here that were […]